Department of Agronomy is engaged in developing trained human resource base in crop production, conduct basic and applied research in various aspects of field crop production and soil management under varying agro-ecological and socio-economic conditions of the farming community. The maximum research articles duly published in well reputed national and international journals and 10 important agricultural books including a scientific dictionary on agriculture. The department has completed 4 research projects.


The department is organized and implemented in a manner which enables learners to acquire and develop competencies in crop production management, crop research and research dissemination and entrepreneurial skills through learning activities and experiences that are based on real agriculture problems with following specific objectives:

Disseminate knowledge and skills to students and those involved in crop production.

Identify technical and socio-economic issue areas constraining farm productivity and find solutions to overcome these problems.

Develop strategies through trainings and demonstrations to promote sound agricultural practices among local farmers for reducing the risk of crop failures and farmer vulnerability.

Job Opportunities

Seed, fertilizer, pesticide companies, CDAs, banks, public and private sectors, NGOs, government departments, etc.


Dr. Aijaz Ahmed Soomro Ph.D. (China) Professor & Chairman
Dr. Mahmooda Buriro Ph.D. (SAU) Associate Professor
Dr. Muhammad Nawaz Kandhro Ph.D. (SAU) Associate Professor
Dr. Qamaruddin Jogi Ph.D. (China) Associate Professor
Dr. Nighat Seema Soomro Ph.D. (SAU) Associate Professor
Mr. Pir Ahmed Naqi Shah Ph.D. (SAU) Assistant Professor
Mr. Muhammad Ali Ansari M.Sc. (Agri.) Hons Assistant Professor
Mr. Habib-ur-Rehman Memon M.Sc. (Agri.) Hons Assistant Professor
Dr. Ghulam Mustafa Leghari Ph.D. (SAU) Associate Professor
Dr. Bakht-un-Nisa Mangan Ph.D. (China) Assistant Professor

AGR-501 Arid Zone Agriculture 3(2+1)
AGR-503 Agro-Technology of Major Crops 3(2+1)
AGR-505 Field Crop Physiology 3(2+1)
AGR-507 Water Management in Rainfed Area 3(2+1)
AGR-509 Seed Production Technology 3(2+1)
STAT-511 Elementary Statistics 3(2+1)
AGR-502 Farm Record Maintenance 3(2+1)
AGR-504 Principles of Weed Science 3(2+1)
AGR-506 Plant Nutrients and Growth Regulators 3(2+1)
AGR-508 Medicinal and Special Crops 3(2+1)
CP-510 General Biochemistry 3(2+1)
AGR 601 Research and Scientific Writing 3(2+1)
AGR-603 Irrigation Agronomy 3(2+1)
AGR-605 Forage and Fodder Production 3(2+1)
AGR-607 Crop Management under Stressful Environments 3(2+1)
SUPT-611 Environment and Crop Production 3(2+1)
AGR-602 Agro Ecology 2(2+0)
AGR-604 Conservation Agronomy 3(2+1)
AGR-606 Organic Farming 3(2+1)
AGR-610 Internship and Report Writing 4(0+4)